Education

The San Antonio Botanical Garden offers many different classes and camps for adults and children. Whether you are interested in growing your own vegetables, understanding the Texas Tough Landscape, learning Tai Chi or even spending a morning watercolor painting, we have a class for you. Taught by professionals and experienced volunteers the Garden classes are fun and educational.
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Children

The Children’s Vegetable Garden

Do one or more of your children love gardening and want to learn more? Would you enjoy learning right alongside them and do gardening together?

The Children’s Vegetable Garden starts this Saturday!  Children 8 to 13 can have their own plot or share a plot with a sibling or friend. Registration is going on now. This is a 16 week program, and represents a tremendous value at only $40 per child or $60 for a shared plot.

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Children’s Vegetable Garden (8-13yrs) Saturday, August 20 8:00am – 12 p $ 40 Single $60 Shared plot Register here

Little Sprout Mondays

Bring your little one, age 3-5 years, to the Garden for kid-friendly fun!

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Little Sprout Mondays- Animal Tracks! Monday, September 12 10-11:30 am $12.00 $12.00 Register here

Adult

Check out these great adult courses being held here in the Garden now through the end of August!

With programs on food, fitness, art and exercise, there is something for everyone!

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Name Program Start Date Start Time Fee Member Link to Register
Beyond Feeders: How to Attract Hummingbirds Saturday, August 20 9:30 -12:30pm $30.00 $27.00 Register Here
Foodie Classroom Saturday, August 20 2:30 -4:30pm $27.00 $24.30 Register here
Wildscaping: Landscaping for Wildlife & Conserving Water Saturday, August 27 9:30 -11:30 am $20.00 $18.00 Register here
Gardens & Yoga Saturday, August 27 10:00 -11:00 am $10.00 $9.00 Register here
Plein Air Painting in the Garden-6 week series begins Tuesday, Sept. 6 9:30 -12 noon $135.00 $121.50 Register here
Certified Arborist Test Preparation Course Friday, Sept. 9 9:00 -4:00 pm $250.00 $225.00 Register here
Foodie Classroom Sunday, Sept. 11 2:30 -4:30 pm $27.00 $24.30 Register here
SH-Little Sprouts (1 adult and 2 children) Monday, Sept. 12 10:00 -11:30 am $12.00 $10.80 Register here
Fruits & Vegetables: Disease Prevention and Health Thursday, Sept. 15 11:30 – 1:30 pm $27.00 $24.30 Register here
Using Culinary Herbs Workshop Saturday, Sept. 17 9:30 – 11:30 am $35.00 $31.50 Register here
Water Saver Coupon Class – Creating Your Water Saver Garden Saturday, Sept.17 9:30 – 10:30 pm Free with admission Register here
Water Saver Coupon Class – Tree Tour Saturday, Sept.17 10:30 – 12 pm Free with admission Register here
Chen Style Tai Chi (Tuesdays) 12 week series begins Tuesday, Sept. 20 10:30 – 11:30 am $120.00 $108.00 Register here
Tai Chi Level 1 (Tuesdays)   12 week series begins Tuesday, Sept. 20 9:30 – 10:30 am $120.00 $108.00 Register here
Rain Water Harvesting   & Workshop Saturday, Sept.24 9:30 – 12 noon $55.00 $49.50 Register here
Chen Style Tai Chi (Saturdays)   12 week series begins Saturday, Sept.24 10:30 – 11:30 am $120.00 $108.00 Register here
Tai Chi Level 1 (Saturday) 12 week series begins Saturday, Sept. 24 9:30 – 10:30 am $120.00 $108.00 Register here
Butterflies of South Texas and Walkabout Friday, Sept. 30 9:00 – 11:30 pm $20.00 $18.00 Register here